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Jerez testing - Day eight (February 2010) // Final day of F1 running at the Spanish track

Published by Mr. C

2010 testing

Today teams will head into their last day of testing at the Jerez track, before everyone decamps and heads for a final four day test in Barcelona next week. Time is rapidly running out for all concerned.

Friday seemed to be red flag day in Jerez, with a total of six stoppages throughout the test causing all manner of delays. Kamui Kobayashi appeared to suffer more than most though, only managing 28 laps, Timo Glock faired little better with just 34. Notably Jarno Trulli will finally see some testing action as he settles into his green and yellow Lotus office.

On track action begins at 9am CET (8am GMT).

Circuit information

  • Track length: 4.428km
  • Corners: 13
  • Lap record: 1:23.135 (Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Williams, 1997)

You'll find Circuito de Jerez located in South of Spain.

Jerez terrain

Drivers and teams attending

The following teams and drivers are confirmed for testing on Wednesday:

DriverTeamChassis
Nico RosbergMercedes Grand PrixW01
Mark WebberRed Bull RacingRB6
Jenson ButtonVodafone McLaren MercedesMP4-25
Fernando AlonsoScuderia Ferrari MarlboroF10
Kamui KobayashiBMW SauberC29
Nico HülkenbergAT&T WilliamsFW32
Robert KubicaRenault F1 TeamR30
Adrian SutilForce IndiaVJM03
Jamie AlguersuariScuderia Toro RossoSTR5
Lucas di GrassiVirgin RacingVR-01
Timo GlockVirgin RacingVR-01
Jarno TrulliLotus F1 RacingT127

Useful links

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